Joseph Roy Aversa, 87, of Old Forge passed away Wednesday morning, May 1, 2013.
He is survived by his wife, Elizabeth (Betty) Rybitski Aversa; children, Anthony J. Aversa and wife, Colleen, Joseph J. Aversa and wife, Sandra, Martin J. Aversa, Matthew J. Aversa, Michael J. Aversa and wife, Molly, Elizabeth M. Hochreiter and husband, Neil, Christine M. Comerford and husband, Joseph, and Rene S. Aversa-Heeley; siblings, Gregg Aversa and wife, Bette, James Aversa, Ann Calabrese and Rosemarie Brown; 13 grandchildren; many nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral services will be at 9:15 a.m. Saturday from Thomas P. Kearney Funeral Home Inc., Old Forge, with a 10 a.m. Mass in St. Mary of the Assumption Church, Prince of Peace Parish, Old Forge.
Interment will follow in Old Forge Cemetery.
Relatives and friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.